A fascinating introduction to Alpha Kappa Alpha’s pioneering members - women who have been active, visionary barrier breakers, seizing every opportunity to make a difference throughout the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. This exhibit ensures that their empowering stories continue to inspire and are not left out of recorded history.
Love, Ruth Burnett (Holloway)
First African American and the first female Superintendent of the Chicago, Illinois School System. (1981-1984). Prior to that appointment, she had been superintendent of the Oakland, California school district (1975 - 1981).